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Sevyn Streeter shares “Love in Competition” acoustic performance

6 Jan


Sevyn Streeter has shared a new live performance video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the acoustic rendition for “Love in Competition” to her YouTube channel on Tuesday (January 05, 2016).

“Love in Competition” was co-written by J-Doe, whose other credits include Jennifer Lopez’s “Acting Like That” [Capitol], Ariana Grande’s “Right There” [Republic], and Kelly Rowland’s “Keep it Between Us” [Motown].

Production duties on the original version were handled by Da Internz, who are also behind Tamar Braxton’s “If I Don’t Have You” [Epic], John Legend’s “Made to Love” [Columbia], and Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” [Cash Money].

Streeter’s latest mini-collection “Shoulda Been There, Pt. 1” is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Atlantic Records.

Other EP contributors include Dem Jointz (Dr. Dre), Candice Pillay (Rihanna), Hit-Boy (Beyonce), Micah Powell (Tank), B.A.M. (K. Michelle), Count Justice (Chris Brown), Tiffany Fred (Zendaya), and Mansur Zafr (Ashanti).

Watch the acoustic rendition for “Love in Competition” below.

Alesha Dixon confirms new album “Do It for Love”

6 Aug

Alesha Dixon - Do It for Love

Alesha Dixon has confirmed the title for her upcoming fourth album.

The British singer/songwriter christened her next collection “Do It for Love” and will release it on October 09 through Precious Stone Records.

Current single “The Way We Are” – which was written by Dixon along with Alex James and Harry Sommerdahl – is now available for download via iTunes.

Other CD contributors are Future Cut (Rihanna, Olly Murs), Shaznay Lewis (Little Mix, Fleur East) and Count Justice (Sevyn Streeter, Chris Brown).

Dixon’s last studio collection, 2010’s “The Entertainer,” peaked to number sixteen on the UK R&B Albums Chart and spawned hit singles including the Shama Joseph-produced “Drummer Boy” and Emeli Sande-assisted “Radio.”

Watch the music video for “The Way We Are” below.

Sevyn Streeter unveils tracklist for new EP “Shoulda Been There (Part 1)”

16 Jul


Sevyn Streeter has unveiled the track list for her upcoming EP.

The singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Shoulda Been There – Part 1” on July 17 through iTunes in partnership with Atlantic Records.

Lead single “Shoulda Been There” was produced by B.A.M. (K. Michelle, Chris Brown) and Count Justice (Wiz Khalifa, Alesha Dixon).

Other producers backing Streeter on the EP are Mansur Zafr (Ashanti, Keri Hilson), Dem Jointz (Marsha Ambrosius, Janet Jackson), Hit-Boy (Ciara, Selena Gomez) and Cameron Wallace (Beyonce, Christina Milian).

On the songwriting front, Sevyn has teamed up with J-Doe (Rita Ora, Jennifer Lopez), Candice Pillay (Rihanna, Christina Aguilera), Michah Powell (Omarion, Chris Brown) and Tiffany Fred (Zendaya, Tamar Braxton).

Peep the tracklisting for “Shoulda Been There – Part 1” below.

(01) (Intro) Let’s Talk About It / (02) Don’t Kill the Fun (featuring Chris Brown) / (03) A Bad Situation (Interlude) / (04) Consistent / (05) A Piece of Advice (Interlude) / (06) Love in Competition / (07) Infinite Chances (Interlude) / (08) Boomerang (featuring Hit-Boy) / (09) 2 Years 2 Late (Interlude) / (10) Just Being Honest / (11) Shoulda Been There (Interlude) / (12) Shoulda Been There (featuring B.O.B) / (13) Do the Games Ever Stop (Outro)

Sevyn Streeter shares lyric video for new single “Shoulda Been There”

14 Jul


Sevyn Streeter has shared the lyric video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the lyrical clip for “Shoulda Been There” – featuring B.O.B – to her YouTube channel on Monday (July 13, 2015).

Production duties on “Shoulda Been There” were handled by B.A.M. (Chris Brown, Kandace Springs) and Count Justice (Wiz Khalifa, Alesha Dixon).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sevyn’s upcoming EP “Shoulda Been There (Part 1)” will hit digital outlets on July 17 through Atlantic Records.

The highly-anticipated project features previous single “Don’t Kill the Fun” (featuring Chris Brown) along with new cuts “Consistent,” “Love in Competition,” “Just Being Honest” and “Boomerang” (featuring Hit-Boy).

Sevyn’s debut mini-collection, 2013’s “Call Me Crazy, But…,” peaked to number five on the US Billboard R&B Albums Chart and delivered hit singles including “It Won’t Stop,” “nEXt” and “Sex on the Ceiling.”

On the songwriting front, Sevyn has penned songs for K. Michelle [Atlantic Records], Alicia Keys [RCA Records], Tamar Braxton [Epic Records], Ariana Grande [Republic Records] and Jordin Sparks [Louder Than Life Records].

Watch the lyric video for “Shoulda Been There” below.